Every one of us goes through dark valleys and troubled times. But in Christ Jesus we have hope. And hope restores in every situation—no matter how dark it may seem.
To say that the last year has been challenging would be an understatement for most of the world. On a national level, almost everyone has experienced a COVID-19 pandemic and economic uncertainty. Added to that, you may have walked through political volatility or personal struggles like a job crisis, health challenges or relational struggles.
After you have walked with the Lord long enough, you begin to see the truth that the place of trouble always, always leads to a door of hope.
God takes your deepest valley, your Valley of Achor, and He transforms it into a door of hope.
After the door of hope, Hosea says, comes joyful celebration: "..... (more)
Many voices have woken up in this season to pray, intercede and praise in all that God is doing. Your voice is making a HUGE difference in shifting the atmosphere, tearing down strongholds and seeing His Kingdom come here on Earth as it is in Heaven!
I heard the Lord calling out, "Don't underestimate the power of your voice! The enemy is being defeated! Your prayers and your praise are having KINGDOM IMPACT!"
Don't Stop Warring with Your Words! He Has the Victory!
I know many people are aware of this, but there has been an increase in spiritual warfare these past few weeks over nations, governments, lives and personal situations. There is a raging battle taking place in higher places like never before... (more)
* Those who have given to us, have been so generous! And thank you, thank you, and THANK YOU!!
* Plus, the super good news is that we are at "that" year-end, tax-deductible, giving time.¬†
* That makes this the best-ever time to give. Did I say, "Thank You?"
We have, on purpose, with forethought, CHOSEN to promote our pro-life President, Donald J. Trump, and we've chosen to promote our pro-Israel, pro-LIFE, and pro-religious freedom president... (more)
In the Spirit, I saw so many of God's children striving for provision, continuously working themselves to a frazzle on the proverbial "hamster wheel" of going and doing in order to receive. And I heard the Father say:
"You work yourself to the bone, trying and striving and desiring success so much. You are right to work hard, My child, but what are your motives?
You can easily discern your motives by answering this question I ask of you today: Will I still provide if you rest?
"Stop and think. What was your gut response? Did a stressful, hurried 'Nooooo!' come to mind, even if you squashed it? Did you have an immediate urge to jump and run and do and work?
Your Provision and Source
"My beloved, work is from Me. Work is a gift. But provision is from Me too... (more)
Kyle Huckins : (Nov 30, 2020) ChristianPost.com
[ChristianPost.com] The residence, found in the 1880s as nuns from the Sisters of Nazareth Convent stumbled upon its cistern, was constructed with professionalism commensurate with the Greek word used in Matthew 13:55 for Joseph's occupation, Dark said. A tekt√≥n is a craftsman who works with wood, expert in carpentry but having other skills as well. He thinks Christ's human father likely built the entire residence due to such ability... Click here to read.
Michael Ashcraft : (Nov 30, 2020) GodReports.com
"But He's not looking at me with disgust, which is what I expected. He's looking at me with this fierce love. As He's fighting for every breath on the cross, He's fighting with every breath for me." – From Nasser al'Qahtan's testimony of vision of Jesus on the Cross.
(Saudi Arabia) — [Godreports.com] The reason why so many Saudis fill the ranks and leadership of terrorist organizations today is because teachers and preachers in Saudi Arabia praised the "holy war" of Muslims against non-Muslims in Afghanistan in the 1980s, says a convert to Christianity...(more)
Jon Miltimore : (Nov 30, 2020) FEE.org
To look at the destruction lockdowns have wrought only to learn they have failed to effectively slow the spread of the virus is maddening and, frankly, nauseating...
[FEE.org] Many US states and countries around the world are imposing another round of economic lockdowns in an effort to combat the coronavirus. (Photo Credit: Dr. Michael Ryan - Executive Director of WHO Health Emergencies Programme via FEE...(more)
Michael Foust : (Nov 30, 2020) Christian Headlines
Find out which ones used fetal cells in their development and production.
(Arlington, VA) — [Christianheadlines.com] The pro-life Charlotte Lozier Institute lists the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines as "ethically uncontroversial," yet it lists the Astrazeneca/Oxford vaccine as "unethical" because of its use of a fetal cell line, derived from an abortion, in the design, development and production of the vaccine. The Lozier Institute is the research and education institute of the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List...(more)